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Pike Place Chowder

1530 Post Aly, Flagship Chowder House, Seattle, WA 98101-3520
+1 206-267-2537
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sampler” (387 reviews)
“seafood bisque” (354 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
1530 Post Aly, Flagship Chowder House, Seattle, WA 98101-3520
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I love this place and waited five years between trips to Seattle and had to go back. I usually get the sampler of different chowders and they are all so good! Yeah, it’s hard to get a seat, and yeah it’s a little pricey for...More

Thank Michael V
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I love it. Great food and not busy when we went. Found a place to sit. The reputation of this place stands with the experience. Stomach was happy.

Thank Cj T
Reviewed 6 days ago

I went to this place in the Mall. it was busy at noon. food is simple but tasty and affordable. definitely recommend.

Thank astrasport
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was by far the best chowder I have ever had! My boyfriend and I tried the sampler. We got four 5 ounce cups for $12.95. We had difficulty deciding which type we enjoyed most. I ended up voting for White clam chowder and my...More

Thank Gayle Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend told me about this place before I visited, and I was so glad i tried it. Amazing, award winning chowder. Highly recommend the NE!

Thank Jackie G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has great reviews and rightfully so . We decided to go for a no fuss lunch and that’s just what we got . They have a great selection of chowders and I looked them up online before going so I had an idea...More

Thank amanda h
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to the Pike Place Chowder in a mall East of Westlake Park. The chowder was pretty good but as a Chef for thirty years I could taste some discrepancies that the regular customer wouldn't. If you don't have a trained pallet than this...More

Thank williamkeithc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't even know how to start. Who knew that chowder could be so good? I did not. I've been victimized by the gluey white stuff that most of us have tried and decided to never try again! But this place......Maybe you know you're in the...More

Thank GoodToGoGirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

This wasn't my favorite chowder, I love chowder and I was super excited to try it in Seattle. We had chowder and a crab roll sandwich. Priced to high for what you get.

Thank Ileana B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The quality and taste of the chowders served are outstanding. I was particular impressed that they make the New England Clam Chowder with the quahog clams from New England, not the local Manila - all the differnece in the world. I also learned to go...More

Thank BoldBear
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Amre M
24 August 2017|
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Response from ncaronna7 | Reviewed this property |
Their clam chowder is flavored with bacon (which is pork), however there are several other seafood chowders that do not have bacon (pork); check their website menu for more details and/or can send an email to them for... More
Amre M
24 August 2017|
Response from jenttiem | Reviewed this property |
Some of the chowders have bacon and some have a pork sausage. They also have chowders with none of the above, ask your server which ones are without pork and they'll direct you to one that fits your preference. Enjoy!
22 August 2017|
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Response from mlpistilli | Reviewed this property |
I believe they did have gf. They do post a menu and also have someone handing them out. You can probably get their menu on line! Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1530 Post Aly, Flagship Chowder House, Seattle, WA 98101-3520
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-267-2537
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Seattle's Pike Place Chowder cafe opened in 2003, offering up award-winning New England Clam Chowder as its signature dish, and continuing to develop original recipes that have taken first-place in dozens of coast-to- coast competitions. A second chowder house, launched in 2007 in the Pacific Place Shopping Center, offers an expanded menu including fish ‘n chips, po’boys and premium beers. The business draws thousands of visitors from around the globe and is listed among the Top Ten Must-Visit Seattle Eateries in dozens of food-and- travel media.
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